Cancer Incidence for Central Brooklyn Neighborhood, Brooklyn, 2007-2011

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Males Females
Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-)
All Invasive Malignant Tumors 688.6 610.0 21.1 663.0 374.1 12.8
Oral cavity and pharynx 19.0 15.2 3.1 10.0 5.5 1.5
Esophagus 10.4 9.6 2.7 6.6 3.6 1.2
Stomach 16.4 16.4 3.7 12.8 7.5 1.9
Colorectal 68.2 62.4 6.9 71.8 41.0 4.3
Colon excluding rectum 46.8 43.6 5.8 57.2 32.8 3.8
Rectum & rectosigmoid 21.4 18.8 3.7 14.6 8.2 1.9
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 22.8 18.9 3.6 8.6 4.6 1.4
Pancreas 16.6 15.8 3.5 17.2 9.6 2.1
Larynx 9.4 7.7 2.3 3.0 1.7 0.9
Lung and bronchus 80.2 73.8 7.5 62.0 35.4 4.0
Melanoma of the skin 3.2 2.5 1.3 2.2 1.2 0.7
Female breast       190.2 106.6 6.8
Cervix uteri       27.2 15.2 2.6
Corpus uterus and NOS       58.4 32.9 3.8
Ovary       15.4 8.5 1.9
Prostate 272.2 241.4 13.2      
Testis 3.8 2.5 1.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 17.8 17.2 3.7 10.2 5.9 1.6
Kidney and renal pelvis 20.2 17.4 3.5 12.6 7.2 1.8
Brain and other nervous system 5.8 4.1 1.5 4.4 2.5 1.0
Thyroid 4.6 3.4 1.4 25.0 13.7 2.4
Hodgkin lymphoma 5.2 3.9 1.5 5.4 3.0 1.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 26.6 21.5 3.8 24.8 14.1 2.5
Myeloma 14.4 14.1 3.4 17.2 9.9 2.1
Leukemias 14.6 12.6 3.0 13.2 7.4 1.8

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2013.
  • Rates are per 100,000 persons, age-adjusted to the 2000 US standard population, with 95% confidence intervals.
  • Rates based on fewer than 4 cases per year are unstable and should be used with caution. NOS = Not otherwise specified.